Archive for January, 2011

AspectF in Java

AspectF is a Fluent Aspect Framework written in C# by Omar AL Zabir. It helps reduce on the plumbing code. For more information about AspectF framework, you can read an article by Omar AL Zabir on code project. There are different aspect frameworks you can choose from, for C# there is postsharp, Castle.DynamicProxy, LinfuDynamicProxy, Sprint.Net etc and for java there is Spring, AspectJ etc. My experience in .Net is with Postsharp and AspectF. When it comes to java, I have played around with Spring AOP but I haven’t found it easy as with AspectF in .Net. I took the decision to convert AspectF by Omar AL Zabir in C# to Java. Read more…

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What happened in Kampala, Uganda in 2010

January 1, 2011 1 comment

Interesting developments in Uganda in 2010 include:-

  • Discovery of more oil reserves in Uganda
  • Presidential campaigns begin
  • Warid Telecom ignites a mobile rates price war ending the year with a flat rate of 3/= per second across Telecom networks.
  • Sea Internet Fiber cables Land, 3G internet
  • 11 July Bombings at Kyadondo Rugby Club and Ethiopian Village by Al-Shabab Terrorists
  • First Digital TV provider
  • Makerere University gets the youngest Vice chancellor Professor Venansius Baryamureeba Read more…
Categories: Uganda